Category Archives: Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Donald MacPherson, Canadian Drug Policy Coalition Executive Director, receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Vancouver, BC—The BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) has awarded drug policy advocate, Donald MacPherson, with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his dedication to public health, human rights, and drug…

MEDIA ADVISORY: Public forum to look at models of legal regulation of drugs in Canada

Going beyond decriminalization and envisioning a post-prohibition Canada where substances are legal and regulated What: Community forum featuring an international panel of experts on drug policy and experts with lived…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Canadian Drug Policy Coalition and Pivot Legal Society successfully defend supervised consumption at Federal Court of Canada

The precedent-setting decision protects public health and harm reduction efforts from unnecessary barriers and interference from third parties Vancouver, BC – This week, the Honourable Justice Mosley released his decision…